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Funding Finder

  • Funding

Welcome to Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport's (LRS) Funding Finder! There are a number of local, regional and national sources of funding available for clubs/groups, facilities, talented individuals and coaching. Use our Funding Finder below to identify the most suitable funding schemes.

Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport can provide further advice and support for your club/group to identify the most applicable source of funding and support you with the application process. Please visit the Funding pages of our website or use our Funding Support service in your Dashboard.

Receive our 'Funding & Clubs Newsletter' - highlighting the most recent and suitable funds available. You will first need to register and log in, go to your 'Dashboard' and under your Profile, select 'Clubs & Funding' in your Email Preferences.

Local, Regional and National funding sources can added to Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport's (LRS) Funding Finder. To submit a funding source, you will first need to register and log in and then click Add Fund. You should then complete the online form. All submissions will be approved by LRS prior to becoming live.

If you incur any problems or require alterations to be made to a funding source please Contact Us.

LRS excludes all responsibility for the sources added by 3rd party organisations.

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Lord's Taverners Foundation - Sports wheelchairs

Sports wheelchairs are donated to disabled young people

Hedley Foundation

A charitable foundation which supports young people, the disabled and the terminally ill.

Charnwood Borough Council - Talent Support Grants

up to £250

1:00am - Thu 31st December, 2020

Essential items of equipment/clothing required to compete and train.

Charnwood Borough Council - Sports Facilities Grants

up to £1,500

1:00am - Thu 31st December, 2020

Assistance in providing, improving or retaining essential playing facilities and ancillary accommodations.

Charnwood Borough Council - Sports Development Grants

up to £250

1:00am - Thu 31st December, 2020

Assistance with providing opportunities that will benefit residents of Charnwood and will normally be located within the Borough boundary.

Blaby LSA - Community Sport & Physical Activity Grant Scheme

up to £250

As part of the Blaby District Local Sports Alliance’s commitment to supporting local sport and physical activity, the Blaby Community Sport & Physical Activity Grant Scheme aims to support the development of local sport and physical activity opportunities by offering financial assistance to community-based instructors and organisations with a goal of sustaining activities.

Leicestershire & Rutland Community Foundation: Donors Fund

up to £3,000

Donor Profiles give groups looking for funding space to give brief details of activities they would like to run over the next year and for which they are looking for additional funding support.

UK Coaching

Funding Opportunities for Coaching in the UK

North West Leicestershire Coach Education Grant

up to £100

The grant will assist in the development of local coaches, clubs and officials
enabling them to gain appropriate qualifications in their chosen sport.

Rutland Coach & Volunteer Fund

This funding stream focuses on developing the workforce behind the fantastic sports clubs which run in Rutland. It aims to strengthen our community sports volunteers and coaches through funding qualifications and training courses.

Charnwood Borough Council - Coach/Official Education Grants

up to £250

1:00am - Thu 31st December, 2020

Coach/Official Education Grants to assist with education/training course fees.

Rugby Football Foundation - Helping Hand Grants

£500 to £1,500

Provides a mechanism for rugby clubs to apply for a small grant

Tudor Trust Fund

Supports organisations working in any part of the UK.

Comic Relief Funds


Comic Relief funds work that aims to achieve at least one of our five themes

Andy Fanshawe Memorial Trust

Grants that allow disadvantaged young people to take up opportunities to develop an exciting interest in the great outdoors.

Peter Harrison Foundation - Opportunities Through Sport

Support sporting activities or projects which provide opportunities for people who are disabled or otherwise disadvantaged

Birkdale Trust for Hearing Impaired

Provides grants to children and young people with a hearing impairment and to organisations who provide help to such people.

ASDA Foundation

Asda foundation has 5 streams of funding available.

The Astor Foundation

£250 to £1,500

Grants given for a wide range of Charitable Objectives

People's Health Trust - Active Communities

£5,000 to £50,000

Local groups and organisations with great ideas to make their communities even better places to live are now invited to apply for funding to turn their ideas into reality.

Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport is not responsible for the accuracy of information provided by third-parties and accepts no liability relating to any information contained on the site. If any contact details have been provided, It is recommended that you contact them directly.


  • Harborough LSA
    Active Partnerships
    Sport England
    Leicestershire County Council
    Equality Standard
  • Charnwood LSA
    Melton LSA
    O&W LSA
    H&B LSA
  • Blaby LSA
    Active Leicester
    Active Rutland


  • Safeguarding
    O&W LSA
  • Active Rutland
    Leicestershire County Council
  • Active Leicester
    Harborough LSA
    Blaby LSA
  • Melton LSA
    Active Partnerships
  • Sport England
    H&B LSA
  • Charnwood LSA
    Equality Standard